Our member volunteers form the backbone of everything we do. There are many ways to get involved.

Serve on a committee

Become an ASHG leader and help drive the direction of the Society and human genetics by serving on an ASHG committee.

Review abstracts for the Annual Meeting

Help bring the most outstanding human genetics research to the Annual Meeting by reviewing and scoring meeting abstracts.

Engage with students and the public around genetics

Help inspire the next generation of geneticists by judging high school student essays for the DNA Day Essay Contest.

Join the Genetics Engagement & Education Network.

Write for The ASHG Blog

Volunteer to write a blog post for The ASHG Blog about important topics in human genetics research, education, and advocacy.

Review articles for AJHG

Volunteer to review research articles submitted for publication in The American Journal of Human Genetics (AJHG).

Become an ASHG Advocate

Take the pledge to become involved in ASHG’s policy and advocacy efforts

Become a Human Genetics Scholars Initiative Mentor

Volunteer to become a mentor for a Human Genetics Scholars Initiative scholar.


Contact Us

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